Search for dissertations about: "compensatory strategies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 swedish dissertations containing the words compensatory strategies.

  1. 1. Decision Strategies Something Old, Something New, and Something Borrowed

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Psychology, Stockholms University

    Author : Neda Kerimi; Stockholms universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Decision strategies; inference; preference; compensatory; non-compensatory; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; Psychology; psykologi;

    Abstract : In this thesis, some old decision strategies are investigated and a new one that furthers our understanding of how decisions are made is introduced. Three studies are presented. In Study I and II, strategies are investigated in terms of inferences and in Study III, strategies are investigated in terms of preferences. READ MORE

  2. 2. Working conditions, compensatory strategies, and recovery

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Klas Gustafsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; recovery; compensatory strategies; working conditions; self-ratings; vacation; validation; sickness presenteeism; sickness absence; work organization; health; allostatic load; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : The general aim of this thesis was to study and identify working conditions related to different types of compensatory strategies and to examine the relations between such strategies and recovery. Compensatory strategies refer to how people act in order to handle a great amount of work. READ MORE

  3. 3. Grammatical correctness and communicative ability a performance analysis of the written and spoken English of Swedish learners

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Inger Bergström; Umeå universitet.; [1987]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; grammatical correctness; communicative ability; performance analysis; written and spoken English; classroom instruction; low-achievers; language learning; interlanguage; compensatory strategies; errors; verb phrase; parameters; systematicity; variability; writing proficiency; speech proficiency; elicitation test;

    Abstract : Written and oral material produced by a group of low-achieving learners of English from the 2-year lines of the Swedish upper secondary school was analysed from the perspective of grammatical correctness and communicative ability. The grammatical analysis focussed on the verb phrase and tests included both free production in speech and writing and elicitation tests. READ MORE

  4. 4. Physiological and Environmental Processes Influencing Growth Strategies in Amphibian Larvae

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Emma Dahl; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; growth; growth strategies; amphibians; latitudinal gradient; growth hormone GH ; corticosterone CORT ; breeding phenology; compensatory growth; compensatory strategies; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi; Biologi med inriktning mot populationsbiologi; Biology with specialization in Population Biology;

    Abstract : Cost and benefits of high individual growth rates are likely to vary across different environments leading to geographic differentiation in growth strategies. In ectotherms, habitats constrained by short growing seasons favour rapid growth and development leading to adaptive latitudinal clines in these traits. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gesture as a Communication Strategy in Second Language Discourse : A Study of Learners of French and Swedish

    University dissertation from Lund University Press

    Author : Marianne Gullberg; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; second language acquisition; communication strategies; applied linguistics; gestures; Lingvistik; Linguistics; French; Swedish;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in SwedishGester betraktas ofta populärt som det mest typiska sättet för språkinlärare att lösa kommunikativa problem. Trots det har gester sällan studerats inom ramen för teorier som rör bruket eller inlärningen av andraspråk. READ MORE